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Month: May 2017

Police and Crime Commissioner praised Lancashire Constabulary for new status during Dementia Awareness Week

Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw is supporting Lancashire Constabulary as they were given the dementia friendly status. The commissioner welcomed the pledge which aims to bring out one of the key priorities in his police and crime plan – to protect vulnerable people and victims. Mr Grunshaw said: “I am delighted to see that the dementia plan is being […]

24 May, 2017

Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner joins Constabulary at Lancaster Pride to Say No To Hate

Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner joins Constabulary at first ever Lancaster Pride Clive Grunshaw joined officers, staff members and volunteers from Lancashire Constabulary celebrating diversity and promoting LGB&T rights in Lancaster. Taking part in the first ever Pride March in Lancaster alongside hundreds of people that turned out for the event the Commissioner was also recognising the work that the [...]

Commissioner highlights support available for victims of Manchester attacks

Last night saw a cowardly and vile attack on crowds of mostly young people leaving a concert at Manchester Arena. All our thoughts are with the victims, their families and friends who have been affected by this horrific act of violence and terror. We are aware that many young victims are from Lancashire who will have travelled, some with friends […]

23 May, 2017

Average speed camera scheme revised for Lancashire’s roads

AT THE beginning of the year it was announced by the Lancashire Road Safety Partnership that eight routes across Lancashire would be installed with average speed cameras in a bid to reduce road casualties. One of the average speed routes, the A6 London Road in Preston, went live in March and a further three routes (A657 in Belmont, A565 Southport […]

17 May, 2017

Commissioner celebrates Lancashire Volunteer Services

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw attended the launch of the Lancashire Volunteer Partnership’s ‘champion’ recruitment campaign.  Mr Grunshaw attended the event on the first anniversary of the LVP. The partnership has a number of bases across Lancashire which accept referrals from public services to support people in the community. In the past twelve months the LVP has helped 397 […]

15 May, 2017

Lancashire Police appoint new Deputy Chief Constable

Lancashire Constabulary has today appointed a new Deputy Chief Constable. Sunita Gamblin, currently a Chief Superintendent at Derbyshire Constabulary, will take over from current Deputy Chief Constable Andy Rhodes in June when he takes up the position of Chief Constable. Sunita Gamblin has worked at Derbyshire Constabulary for 27 years where she joined as a Constable. Speaking about her appointment, […]

5 May, 2017
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